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2017 CVG Show includes one-of-a-kind $80,000 rhino bust

“Rhino Bust” by Jeffro Uitto is one of 126 pieces of art…

 

County looking for veteran mentors

Veteran mentors needed Port Orchard – Applications are open for veterans interested…

  • Jan 20th, 2017

 

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USS Albuquerque senior enlisted gather for final time at the Horse & Cow

PHOTO: Senior enlisted crew members of the USS Albuquerque display the sub’s…

 

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Brownsville Highway reopened after being closed due to fallen tree

BROWNSVILLE—As of Friday afternoon Jan. 20, Kitsap County Public works had reopened…

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After her lecture on educational equity, Angela Davis signed books and had her photo taken with audience members. Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group

Angela Davis: ‘No liberation without education’

BREMERTON — “Oftentimes, such terms as diversity and inclusion, equity, are designed…

After her lecture on educational equity, Angela Davis signed books and had her photo taken with audience members. Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
Cheryl Nuñez speaks at the 23rd annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration on Jan. 16 at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds. Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group

Martin Luther King Jr. celebration stresses the ‘fierce urgency of now’

At the 23rd annual celebration for the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King…

Cheryl Nuñez speaks at the 23rd annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration on Jan. 16 at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds. Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
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Bremerton Farmers Insurance agency hosting ‘Suits for Sailors and Soldiers’ on Jan. 25

On Jan. 25 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Daniel W.…

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Stick your head in a book at Manchester Library sale

MANCHESTER — Need a good book to get you through the rainy…

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Homelessness committee members take action to create severe weather housing in Port Orchard

By BOB SMITH Kitsap News Group PORT ORCHARD — The winter rain…

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Rich Passage I shows its stuff in rainy, windy weather

BREMERTON — Here is the message of the day, courtesy of Kitsap…

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Tacoma man killed, two injured in Highway 16 collision

PORT ORCHARD — A Tacoma man was killed and two Bremerton residents…

Eighth-grader completes week as Senate page for 26th District’s Angel

OLYMPIA — Eighth-grader Forest Kelly from Heritage Christian School in University Place…

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Ferry skipper replaces a Sinclair Bay legend

How does it feel to replace a minor legend on the Port…

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USS Nimitz change of command ceremony based on tradition, service and family

BREMERTON—The heart of the U.S. Navy can be can be summed up…

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Duggal will attempt to get license restored May 15-20

POULSBO — Dr. Narinder Duggal will get a hearing before the state…

Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands gather in Olympia for the Teen Council Lobby Day. Photo courtesy of Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands

Planned Parenthood vows to fight to keep clinics open

BREMERTON — The threatened repeal of the Affordable Care Act would mean…

Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands gather in Olympia for the Teen Council Lobby Day. Photo courtesy of Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands
Dr. Angela Davis speaks to an audience of hundreds at her equity lecture Jan. 11 at Bremerton High School. The lecture was the first in a series about Equity and Excellence, hosted by Olympic College.
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Educational equity lecture receives ‘overwhelming’ response

BREMERTON — Olympic College wants to initiate a community-wide conversation around issues…

Dr. Angela Davis speaks to an audience of hundreds at her equity lecture Jan. 11 at Bremerton High School. The lecture was the first in a series about Equity and Excellence, hosted by Olympic College.
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2017 shaping up to be a busy year | Bremerton Police Department Weekly Update

DUI emphasis made for a busy night Last week was a DUI…

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South Kitsap school officials hope third go-round is a charm for bond measure

By BOB SMITH Kitsap News Group PORT ORCHARD — When South Kitsap…

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New St. Vincent’s building inches closer to completion

Once the new St. Vincent de Paul building in Port Orchard is…

  • Jan 13th, 2017
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1,500 new housing units proposed in Poulsbo | Poulsbo Beat

Editor’s note: This version is updated to correctly identify the YWCA in…

According to Poulsbo Police, the suspected vehicle appears to be a late 1990s model Mitsubishi Montero. The male is described as an adult white male, in his 30s with short, dark hair and a possible goatee. (Poulsbo Police Department)

Poulsbo Police investigating alleged child-luring attempt

POULSBO — The Poulsbo Police Department is investigating a suspected child luring…

According to Poulsbo Police, the suspected vehicle appears to be a late 1990s model Mitsubishi Montero. The male is described as an adult white male, in his 30s with short, dark hair and a possible goatee. (Poulsbo Police Department)
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Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson’s State of the City

POULSBO — Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson is scheduled to present her annual…

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Union leader lashes out at author of bogus South Kitsap bond-issue letter

SOUTH KITSAP — A campaign flier distributed in the South Kitsap area…

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New CO for Nimitz| Military Briefing

Capt. Kevin P. Lenox is the new commanding officer of the USS…

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Poulsbo’s Father Christmas was good to Fishline this year

POULSBO — Danny “Father Christmas” Fritts was suffering from a cold, but…

There’s still time to register for February special election

OLYMPIA — If you aren’t a registered voter in Washington state but…

Kitsap Transit sets public fare policy meetings

BREMERTON — Kitsap County residents are being asked to provide their input…

Stormwater regulations changed for the new year

Kitsap County’s Department of Community Development is revising development-related codes, and is…

  • Jan 11th, 2017

Mental health funding priorities to be identified by public survey

Kitsap County residents are being asked for a favor from the the…

No Excuse Moms of Kitsap County meet a couple times a week to work out. To learn more, contact Tasha Tartaglia at tashtart22@hotmail.com.
                                Photo courtesy of Tasha Tartaglia

Free workout group gives moms ‘no excuse’

“A ‘No Excuse Mom’ is someone who makes no excuses for prioritizing…

No Excuse Moms of Kitsap County meet a couple times a week to work out. To learn more, contact Tasha Tartaglia at tashtart22@hotmail.com.
                                Photo courtesy of Tasha Tartaglia
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Port Orchard Packers fan dies following cherished visit

Fervid Green Bay Packers fan Josh McCall of Port Orchard has died,…

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From left, NKF&R Lt. Ryan Buchanan applies water beneath layers of roofing material while Lt. Mark Cooney exposes the hot spots ata Suquamish home fire Jan. 7. (Photo/North Kitsap Fire & Rescue)

Man displaced, but no injuries, in Suquamish house fire

SUQUAMISH — No one was injured but a man was displaced when…

  • Jan 8th, 2017
From left, NKF&R Lt. Ryan Buchanan applies water beneath layers of roofing material while Lt. Mark Cooney exposes the hot spots ata Suquamish home fire Jan. 7. (Photo/North Kitsap Fire & Rescue)

Volunteers needed for 2017 Point-In-Time homelessness count

Kitsap County and the Kitsap Continuum of Care Coalition once again are…

Legal fees going up for developers and others doing business with the city of Poulsbo

POULSBO —The Poulsbo City Council renewed its contract this week with the…

Brownsville Marina crew members and volunteers battled below freezing temperatures and 30-plus mph wind gusts as they worked to rescue the metal bridge that connects the marina’s north and east breakwaters, late Jan. 10. (Terryl Asla/Kitsap News Group)

Wind damages breakwater bridge at Brownsville Marina

BROWNSVILLE — Brownsville Marina crew members and volunteers battled below freezing temperatures…

  • Jan 11th, 2017
Brownsville Marina crew members and volunteers battled below freezing temperatures and 30-plus mph wind gusts as they worked to rescue the metal bridge that connects the marina’s north and east breakwaters, late Jan. 10. (Terryl Asla/Kitsap News Group)
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Capt. Kevin Lenox takes command of USS Nimitz Jan. 12

Lenox takes command of USS Nimitz on Jan. 12 BREMERTON — Capt.…

  • Jan 11th, 2017
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First Federal Community Foundation awards $25,000 to Morrow Manor

POULSBO — First Federal Community Foundation has awarded a grant for $25,000…

  • Jan 6th, 2017
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Goings-on in our Navy town | Military Briefing

Free showing of “SING” for military and their families Jan. 7 The…

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Tracking the Thunderbird

“The name of the place has no point, you say? I disagree,…

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